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White cotton modesty

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White cotton modesty gathered full under a top band of eyelet embroidery, scalloped upper edge, design of straight horizontal stem bearing alternately left and right daisy and three berries, linen tie at bottom.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Eben Belknap Moulton

American, 19th century

Object Place

United States


25.1 x 41.1 cm (9 7/8 x 16 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton eyelet embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts